Coin of Sinope with bust of Antoninus Pius
A.D. 159 (?)
Mint: Paphlagonia, Sinope, Easting: 0.000, Northing: 0.000
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 9.94 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius to right.
Reverse: Bull’s head on a human leg before a garlanded altar at the right.
(year 204 of era starting 45 B.C. = A.D. 159)
By October 2000: with Dr. Busso Peus Nachf. Münzhandlung, Bornwiesenweg 34, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany (auction 366, October 25, 2000, lot 545); purchased by Classical Numismatic Group, Inc., 1102 Millersville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17603 on behalf of MFA; purchased by MFA from Classical Numismatic Group Inc., December 13, 2000
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour